US FDA Certified Organic Holy Basil Essential Oil Botanical name of this oil is ocimum sanctum. Holy basil is also known as Tulsi. Organic holy basil essential oil is sometimes called Tulsi Essential oil. Utilized widely by the Indian zone and for ayurvedic purposes holy basil is grown and purified for scented, therapeutic services. Balanced mix of steam distillation, alcohol distillation and supercritical extraction methods are deployed to preserve the natural components.
It blends with bergamot, cedarwood, black pepper, fennel, ginger, lavender, lemon, geranium, neroli, grapefruit, marjoram and verbena.
Uses and Benefits:
- The oil acts as detoxifying, cleansing and purifying agent.
- It is beneficial for skin both when consumed and used.
- Effective in handling skin problems
- The oil stops bleeding.
Product Technical Information
|Botanical Name||Ocimum Sanctum|
|Color & Odor||A colorless, consistent and runny, sweet and spicy smelling – typical Eugenol odor liquid|
|Country of Origin||India – the land of Ayurveda, which is practised for more than 3,000 years now|
|Methods of Extraction||Steam distillation, alcohol extraction and supercritical extraction – in a balanced way.|
|Constituents||Ascorbic acid, Carotene, β-Caryophyllene, Eugenol, mono-& sesqui-Terpenes, Calcium, Iron, and Selenium besides Manganese, Sodium and Zinc present as minute quantity elements.|
|Solubility||Alcohol and oils.|
|Specific Gravity||0.92550 – 0.9260|
|Refractive Index||1.242 – 1.249|
|Flash Point||75 °C|
|Optical Rotation||-14.0 – -5.0 @ 20°C|
|Major Constituents||Carotene, Abscorbic acids, Eugenol, Terpenes, select and Minerals|